Ciudad Campeche, Campeche — A fifth-inning rally led the Piratas de Campeche to an 11-2 win over the Leones de Yucatan on Friday.
A single by Henry Alejandro Rodriguez started the scoring in a 10-run inning and gave the Piratas a 3-1 lead. Later in the inning, Campeche scored on five more plays, including a three-run homer by Paul Leon.
Campeche right-hander Alexis Candelario (1-4) picked up a quality start and the win after allowing one run on six hits over six innings. Opposing starter Jesse Estrada (7-2) took the loss after he allowed five runs and seven hits over 4 1/3 innings.
The teams regroup today for a double-header at Nelson Barrera Romellon Stadium. The day’s events can be followed live on La Comadre 98.5, SIPSE TV and the internetv digital platform.
Win: Candelario (1-4)
Loss: Estrada (7-2)
SV: No hubo
HR: Charles (5) for YUC; León (8) for CAM
Sources: The Associated Press, Leones